Accession Number:

ADD018747

Title:

ADjustable Lifting and Precision Positioning Device

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application, filed 9 Oct 97

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1997-10-09

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

A device for precision lifting and positioning of test pieces is provided. The device has a rigid connector attachment which moves the application point of a vertical lifting force over the center of gravity of a test piece despite having a lifting attachment point at its far edge. The rear to forward adjustment is provided by a screw which moves the application of the lifting force backward and forward along the axis of a rigid connector.

Subject Categories:

  • Couplers, Fasteners and Joints
  • Hydraulic and Pneumatic Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE